Health and Medical Care

December 8, 2021

Day 1: December 7th (High Level Sessions)

Opening Session (20:00-20:35)

Opening Video
Japan H.E.Mr. Hayashi Yoshimasa, Minister for Foreign Affairs
Japan H.E.Mr. Kishida Fumio, Prime Minister
DRC (AU Chair) H.E.Mr. Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo, President
Bangladesh H.E.Ms. Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister
Timor-Leste H.E. Mr. Taur Matan Ruak, Prime Minister
El Salvador Mrs. Gabriela Rodríguez de Bukele, First Lady
United Nations H.E. Mr. António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres, Secretary-General
World Bank Mr. David Malpass, President
WHO H.E.Dr. Tedros Adhanom, Director-General
UNICEF Ms. Henrietta H. Fore, Executive Director
FAO Dr. QU Dongyu, Director General
Video (Japanese school lunch)

Session 1 (Commitment from Countries) (20:35-21:40)

Madagascar H.E. Mr. Andry Nirina Rajoelina, President
Peru H.E. Ms. Dina Ercilia Boluarte Zegarra, First Vice President and Minister of Development and Social Inclusion
Zambia Her Honour Mrs. W.K Mutale-Nalumango,MP, Vice President
Cambodia H.E. Dr. Yim Chhay Ly, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of Council for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD)
Benin H.E. Mr. Gaston Dossouhoui, Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries
Burkina Faso H.E. Mr. Charlemagne Marie Ragnag-Néwendé Ouedraogo, Minister of Health
Cote d’Ivoire H.E. Mr. Abdourahmane Cissé, Secretary General of the Presidency
Lao P.D.R H.E. Dr. Bounfeng Phoummalaysith, Minister of Health
Mozambique Ms. Celmira da Silva, Executive Secretary of the National Council for the Security and Nutrition (SETSAN)
Nepal H.E. Mr. Bhawani Prasad Khapung, State Minister, Ministry of Health and Population
Tanzania Hon. Jenista Joackim Mhagama, Minister of State, Prime Minister's office (Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labor, Youth, Employment and Persons with Disability)
Uganda Rt. Hon. Justine Kasule Lumumba, Minister, Office of the Prime Minister
Australia Senator the Hon. Zed Seselja, Minister for International Development and the Pacific
Brazil H.E. Dr. Marcelo Queiroga, Minister of Health
Canada The Hon. Harjit Singh Sajjan, Minister of International Development and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency
Denmark H. E. Mr. Rasmus Prehn, Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries
EU H.E. Ms. Jutta Urpilainen, European Commissioner for International Partnerships
Finland H.E. Mr. Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade
Ireland H.E. Mr. Martin Heydon, T.D., Minister of State for Research and Development, Farm Safety and New Market Development
Netherlands H.E. Mr. Tom de Bruijn, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation
New Zealand Hon. Aupito William Sio, Minister for Pacific Peoples, Associate Minister of Foreign Affairs and Associate Minister of Health
United States H.E. Ms. Samantha Power, Administrator of USAID
United Kingdom Ms. Wendy Morton MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Europe and Americas)
Germany Ms. Beate Kasch, State Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
Japan Ms. Suzuki Takako, State Minister for Foreign Affairs 

Message from Athlete and Youth (21:40-21:45)

Youth Ms. Manata Aleksandr (Kyrgyzstan)
Ms. Jane Napais Lankisa (Kenya)
Mr. Mike Khunga (Malawi)
Ms. Florence Sibomana (Rwanda)
Ms. Hanitra Rarison (Madagascar)
Mr. Niroj Sudarshan (Sri Lanka)
Mr. Webster Makombe (Zimbabwe)
Ms. Maryam Ahmed (Nigeria)
Ms. Anayat Sidhu (Canada)
Athlete Mr. Pau Gasol, UNICEF Good Will Ambassador, Global Nutrition Champion, retired NBA player

Session 2 (Commitment from Constituency Stakeholders) (21:45-22:25)

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Mr. Bill Gates, Co-chairperson
WFP Mr. David Beasley, Executive Director
IFAD Mr. Gilbert F. Houngbo, President
ASEAN H.E. Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General
AfDB Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, President
ADB Mr. Bambang Susantono, Vice President
Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Ms. Gerda Verburg, United Nations Assistant Secretary General, and Coordinator of the SUN Movement
UN Nutrition Dr. Yamamoto Naoko, WHO Assistant Director General, UNN Chair
World Business Council for
Sustainable Development (WBCSD)
Ms. Diane Holdorf, Executive Vice President
Access to Nutrition Initiative(ATNI) Mr. Nishioka Akihiko, President and CEO of Resona Asset Management
Representative Director and President of Resona Asset Management Co., Ltd., and Investor Signatory of Access to Nutrition Initiative
Ajinomoto Mr. Nishii Takaaki, President and CEO
Google Mr. Michiel Bakker, VP, Global Workforce Programs
Compilation by several Civil Society Organizations Mr. Irshad Danish, Adovocacy Advisor at Nutrition International and Chair of the SUN Civil Society Network
Ms. Christina Muyama, Nutrition program Officer, Graca Machel Trust
International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS) Dr. Anna Lartey, Former IUNS President
Japan Dietetic Association Prof. Nakamura Teiji, President
Japan Ms. Suzuki Takako, State Minister for Foreign Affairs 

Closing Session (22:25-22:35)

Japan H.E. Mr. Hayashi Yoshimasa, Minister for Foreign Affairs
France H.E. Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs

Day 2: December 8th (Thematic Sessions)

Opening Session (19:00-19:10)

Japan H.E. Mr. Kaneko Genjiro, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Japan H.E. Mr. Goto Shigeyuki, Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare

Kick-off: Financing and Accountability for Nutrition Action and Impact (19:10-19:25)

World Bank Group Dr. Meera Shekar, Co-Chair of N4G Financing Thematic Working Group, Global Lead for Nutrition, World Bank
Global Nutrition Report (GNR) Dr. Renata Micha, Co-Chair of N4G Accountability Thematic Working Group/Chair of Global Nutrition Report Independent Expert Group
Rwanda Hon. Prof. Jeannette Bayisenge, Minister of Gender and Family Promotion

Commitments (19:25-19:40)

Ecuador H. E. Mr. Erwin Ronquillo, Minister, Technical Secretariat “Ecuador Grows without Child Malnutrition”
Ethiopia H.E. Dr. Lia Tadesse, Minister of Health
Malaysia H.E. Mr. Khairy Jamaluddin, Minister of Health
Mauritania H.E. Mr. Ousmane Mamoudou Kane, Minister of Economy and Promotion of Productive Sectors
Unilever Ms. Carla Hilhorst, Executive Vice President, R&D Food &Refreshment

Session1 Panel: “Mobilizing nutrition in Universal Health Coverage (UHC)” (19:40-20:40)

WHO Prof. Takemi Keizo, WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Universal Health Coverage
WHO Dr. Francesco Branca, Director, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development
Kyrgyzstan Dr. Nurida Erkinbekovna, Head of Department on Medical Care Organization and Policy, Ministry of Health
Ghana Mrs. Mary Mpereh, Director Development Policy and Planning Division and SUN Technical Focal Point
Honduras Ms. Danne Yakeline Chávez, Minister of Government General Coordination in the Social Cabinet
South Sudan Dr. Victoria Anib Majur, Undersecretary, the Ministry of Health
Mongolia Dr. Bolormaa Norov, Senior Researcher, Nutrition Department, National Centre for Public Health
Nigeria H.E. Dr. E. Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health
FHI Solutions Dr. Nadra Franklin, Managing Director
Nutrition International Mr. Joel Spicer, President and CEO
Standing Together for Nutrition Dr. Saskia Osendarp, Executive Director of Micronutrient Forum and ST4N co-convenor
International Federation of Medical Student’s Association Mr. Mohamed Eissa, Liaison Officer for Public Health Issues

Commitments (20:40-20:55)

The Gambia Dr. Amat Bah, Executive Director of National Nutrition Agency on Nutrition
Guatemala Mr. Cesar Vinicio Arreaga Morales, Deputy Minister of Food Security and Nutrition
Lesotho Hon. Mr. Likopo Mahase, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office
Malawi Hon. Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda, MP, Minister of Health
Senegal Mr. Abdou Latif Coulibaly, Secretary-General of the Government, General Secretariat of the Government
Sierra Leone Dr. Austin Demby, Minister of Health and Sanitation

Session2 Panel: “Food System Transformation for Healthy Diets” (20:55-21:55)

CARE, Action Track 4 UN Food Systems Summit Ms. Christine Campeau, Global Advocacy Director, Food Systems, CARE ; and Chair of Action Track 4: Advance Equitable Livelihoods
Fund for Development of Indigenous Peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean Dr. Myrna Cunningham, President
Niger Dr. Mahamadou Aboubacar MD, Nutrition Unit Coordinator, Foodsystem Dialogue National Convenor Assistant
International Institute of Rural Reconstruction Ms. Emily Monville Oro, Country Director, Philippines; Acting Director, Asia
Mexico Dr. Ruy López Ridaura, Director General, National Center of Programs for Prevention and Control of Diseases (CENAPRECE)
International Food and Beverage Alliance Mr. Rocco Renaldi, Secretary General
Kenya Ms. Jane Wambugu, Deputy Director of Agriculture and Head of AgriNutrition, Ministry of Agriculture, Livelistock, Fisheries and Cooperatives
Healthy Caribbean Coalition Mr. Pierre Cooke Jr., One Young World Ambassador, Leader of Government Business; Barbados National Youth Parliament (BNYP), Technical Advisor at Healthy Caribbean Coalition (HCC)
Pakistan Dr. Hamid Jalil, Member Food Security, Climate Change and Nutrition, Planning commission
SUN Business Network Ms. Farzana J Khan, Regional SUN Business Network Coordinator & Advisor
Concern Worldwide Mr. Dominic MacSorley, CEO
Act 4 Food, Act 4 Change Ms. Maureen Muketha, Youth nutrition advocate

Commitments (21:55-22:10)

Sri Lanka H.E. Dr. L. C. Somathunga, Additional Secretary (Public Health Service), Ministry of Health
Togo Dr. Bouraima Mouawiyatou, Head of the Nutrition Division, Ministry of Health, SUN Focal Point
Colombia Mrs. Elisa Maria Cadena Gaona, Deputy Director of Nutritional Health, Food and Beverages
Cameroon Mr. Ihong III, Coordinator of the Technical Secretariat of the International Committee for the Fight against Malnutrition
UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East Dr. Seita Akihiro, Director of Health
Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Dr. Kundhavi Kadiresan, Managing Director, Global Engagement and Innovation, CGIAR

Session3 Panel: “Effectively addressing malnutrition in fragile and conflict-affected contexts” (22:10-23:10)

Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance, USAID Ms. Sarah Charles, Assistant to the Administrator
Yemen Dr. Nazar Basuhaib, Vice Minister, Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and SUN Movement Coordinator
Action for Development Afghanistan Ms. Zuhra Dadgar-Shafiq, Program Director and Co-Founder
Chad Dr. Mahamat Béchir, Director of the Nutrition and Food Technology Directory at the Ministry of Health and SUN Focal Point
The Power of Nutrition Ms. Anne Walsh, Senior Nutrition Specialist
The Philippines Dr. Azucena M. Dayanghirang, Assistant Secretary and Executive Director, National Nutrition Council and SUN Focal Point
Royal DSM Mr. Kaz Maruyama, President, DSM Japan
Somalia Dr. Farhan Mohamed Mohamud, Director of Nutrition, Ministry of Health
Save the Children Ms. Kathryn Bolles, Health and Nutrition Global Director
European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO), European Commission Dr. Michael Köhler , Deputy Director General
UN Global Nutrition Cluster Mr. Stefano Fedele, Coordinator

Closing Session (23:10-23:25)

Japan Mr. Ono Keiichi, Director General of Secretariat for Tokyo N4G Summit 2021 and Ambassador for Global Issues, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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